Albert and Barbara Tucker Foundation: Seeking Applications for 2018 Funding Round

Deadline: 31 August 2018 The Albert and Barbara Tucker Foundation is seeking applications for its 2018 Funding Round  from organisations to undertake projects that further the Foundation's aims and objectives. Aims and Objectives The support, promotion, development and advancement of public art galleries and museums. The relief of poverty and the suffering of children The provision of or support for scholarships to disadvantaged children or young adults up to the age of … [Read more...]

ESRC-AHRC: UK-Japan Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities Connections Grants

Deadline: 27 September 2018 The ESRC and the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) are inviting applications for the "UK-Japan Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities Connections Grants", aimed at fostering the development of long-term relationships with Japanese researchers in the fields of social sciences, arts and humanities (SSH). This call seeks to improve the connectivity between UK and Japanese social science, arts and humanities research communities by providing funding to groups of … [Read more...]

Applications Open for ‘Building the Future of Heritage Sites Together: Developing and Implementing Sustainable Management’!

Deadline: 25 September 2018 The French-speaking International Pole of the Great Sites Network of France (RGSF) is launching its call for applications for the 7th edition of the Intensive International Training "Building the future of heritage sites together: developing and implementing sustainable management". This training is intended for francophone managers working on natural or cultural heritage sites and cultural landscapes, decision makers, project leaders or members of a management team … [Read more...]

FICA Public Art Grant 2018: Supporting Art Projects in India

Deadline: 30 September 2018 The Foundation for Indian Contemporary Art is inviting applications for the Public Art Grant 2018 in order to support art projects located in the public realm in India. Through the grant, FICA aims to generate interest in public art projects, and initiate an open debate among artists, local communities and the larger public to engage with shared environments in new ways. Funding Information The recipient of the grant will receive a maximum of Rs. 3 lakhs for … [Read more...]

Kawamura Cultural Foundation: Inviting Applications for Socially Engaged Art Support Grant Program

Deadline: 21 October 2018 The Kawamura Cultural Foundation is inviting applications for "2018 Socially Engaged Art Support Grant Program" to support Socially Engaged Art projects that will take place in Japan and commit to the community and society; implement activities together with communities and residents; and aim to build and demonstrate models of a better society. This Program would further enhance in-depth relationships between art culture and the society and will contribute in … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Rising from the Depths Network – Innovation Projects!

Deadline: 14 September 2018 Applications are open for Rising from the Depths Network's Innovation Projects to fund challenge-led, coordinated and multi-disciplinary engagement with Eastern Africa’s extraordinarily rich Marine Cultural Heritage. This programme is funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council and Global Challenges Research Fund, and is being coordinated by the University of Nottingham in collaboration with the Universities of Roehampton, York, Bournemouth, Cambridge, … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of NEA/AC: Preserving Religious and Cultural Heritage in Jordan

Deadline: 28 August 2018 The U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Near Eastern Affairs, Office of Assistance Coordination (NEA/AC) is seeking applications for its Preserving Religious and Cultural Heritage in Jordan. NEA/AC seeks projects that will empower local religious communities to protect and preserve their religious and cultural heritage, both moveable and immovable, while also fostering inter-religious dialogue and cooperation around shared elements of cultural heritage, contributing … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: Arts in Partnership Fellowship

Deadline: 10 August 2018 Applicants are invited to submit applications for Fellowship under the Arts in Partnership fellowship programme, awarded by Ranga Mandira Trust, Chennai to train under and contribute to Ek Potlee Ret Ki / Kaani Nilamum Mupporumai Aniyum an activist collective working on cultural identities and diversity. Ranga Mandira is offering fellowships to interested youngster to live, work and learn in the grassroots of Tamil Nadu, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Uttarakhand with … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Artist in Residence Program 2018!

Deadline: 10 August 2018 With the initiation of “Artist In Family”, ZERODATE Art Project is inviting applications for the "Artist in Residence Program 2018" to expand as a base for international cultural exchange by directly connecting Odate City’s cultural and artistic practices with those of overseas regions. Through its activities involving the local culture and arts, the ZERODATE Art Project has succeeded in building a network among citizens, artists, companies, groups and institutions, as … [Read more...]

Robert Lehman Foundation Grants: Providing Art Education to Underserved Communities

Deadline: 1 September 2018 The Robert Lehman Foundation is seeking applications for its grant program to fulfill and further Robert Lehman’s vision and therefore to support the visual arts in any fashion that seems likely to enhance the appreciation, knowledge and enjoyment of this central aspect of our culture. The Foundation supports museum exhibitions, art education programs, scholarly publications and art history lectureships that complement the strengths of the Robert Lehman Collection at … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: Getty Scholar Grants Program

Deadline: 1 October 2018 The Getty Foundation is seeking applications for its Getty Scholar Grants. The Foundation supports individuals and institutions committed to advancing the greater understanding and preservation of the visual arts in Los Angeles and throughout the world. The Getty Foundation (initially called the Getty Grant Program) was established in 1984 in the belief that philanthropy is a key ingredient in carrying out the mission of the J. Paul Getty Trust. The Getty Trust is an … [Read more...]

Arts Council Malta: Seeking Applications for Travel Grants Program

Deadline: 20 September 2018 The Arts Council Malta is seeking applications for its “Cultural Export Fund (CEF) Travel Grants Program” to support the mobility of artists and cultural operators to explore, to develop skills, to build networks, and to engage in international collaborations. Funding Information Each project may be allocated a maximum of EUR 2,000. Benefits The Grant will support 100% of the costs to implement the mobility project. These may include any of the following: … [Read more...]

EU Partner and UNESCO collaborate to improve Livelihood Opportunities for Urban Youth in Yemen

UNESCO’s initiative, Cash for Work: Promoting Livelihood Opportunities for Urban Youth in Yemen has received €10 million from the European Union to improve youth opportunities and heritage restoration in Yemen. Its main objective is to create livelihoods opportunities for youth in Yemen through urban regeneration activities, including the restoration of specific buildings and World Heritage sites in historic urban centres damaged in the ongoing conflict. It also foresees the establishment of … [Read more...]

Shape Arts: Seeking Proposals from Disabled Artists

Deadline: 30 September 2018 Applicants are invited to apply for Shape Arts programme which will examine the movement of social barriers in relation to disabled people, and attempt to reposition the role of the disabled artist in a wider social and political context. Shape Art is looking for proposals for a piece of work which will explore the movement of social barriers and subvert perceptions of disabled people within visual arts institutions. Inspired by the Fluxus movement and … [Read more...]

Applications Open for 2018 Young Emerging Artist Prize (YEAP)!

Deadline: 31 August 2018 Applicants are invited to apply for the 2018 Young Emerging Artist Prize and get a chance to be part of this year’s YEAP programme and become mentored by established artists in preparing for the highlight exhibition of the year. In 2015, Stal Gallery has started an initiative for young Omani artists to develop their talents in a platform where they are mentored by established artists, meet other young creatives, and get exposure for their art. The YEAP is a friendly … [Read more...]

Inlaks Shivdasani Foundation: Seeking Applications for Fine Art Awards 2019

Deadline: 8 October 2018 The Inlaks Shivdasani Foundation is seeking applications for its Fine Art Awards 2019. The award is intended to help young artists in their formative years to develop their creative talent. It provides financial assistance to enable them to work independently anywhere in India. Award Information The Award is worth Rs.3,00,000/- (Three Lakhs Only) for a period of one year. The awardee will have to attend an art residency programme within India for a period of … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Botswana: America on the Move Programming

Deadline: 17 August 2018 The Public Affairs Office of U.S. Embassy in Botswana is currently accepting proposals from organizations or individuals to host and instruct a series of free educational and/or cultural sessions, or propose other innovative projects for the public in support of the mandates of post Gaborone’s mobile information center, America on the Move which include: Provide accurate, compelling, timely, and audience-appropriate information about the United States – its … [Read more...]

Japan Foundation: Performing Arts Japan (PAJ) Touring and Collaboratrion Grants Program

Deadline: 31 October 2018 The Japan Foundation is seeking proposals for its Performing Arts Japan (PAJ) touring and collaboration grants 2019 - 2020 to support initiatives of nonprofit organizations in the United States and Canada to provide geographically diverse audiences with greater exposure to Japanese performing arts. PAJ also encourages collaborations between Japanese and American/Canadian artists, which will further an appreciation of Japanese culture when presented to audiences in the … [Read more...]

BAAS Small Grants Programme: Supporting Cultural, Educational and outreach Activities

Deadline: 1 September 2018 The British Association for American Studies (BAAS), supported by the United States Embassy, London, is seeking applications for its small grants programme for cultural, educational and outreach activities that will foster American Studies and otherwise enhance the understanding of the United States in the United Kingdom. Activities Grants may be requested up to a maximum of £2,500 GBP, for a range of activities, including (but not limited to): Curriculum … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Cultural Fund Program!

Deadline: 5 October 2018 Copyright Agency is accepting applications for its Cultural Fund to provide support to organisations for projects that deliver opportunities for authors, journalists, artists and key industry stakeholders in the writing, publishing, education, and visual arts sectors. The agency also offer grants to leading organisations to help build literacy skills for children and young adults. From 2018, the Cultural Fund will enhance opportunities for industry partnerships and … [Read more...]